Holloway Friendly Society
Stuart has worked in the financial services market for over 35 years in a range of strategy, leadership and business development roles. He is a senior strategy and business development professional and general manager in financial services and has worked with life offices, friendly societies, reinsurers, retailers, banks, building societies and distribution/advice businesses.
In addition to this, Stuart worked at the ABI for nearly five years, in both policy and leadership roles. He led the Raising Standards initiative and spent a considerable amount of time negotiating with both the FSA and the European Commission. He is used to negotiating policy issues with regulators and to supporting the insurance market to maintain high ethical standards.
He joined Holloway in June 2016 as CEO and has driven the development and implementation of a new successful growth strategy for the business, resulting in a significant increase in membership and new business.
Stuart has considerable Board, ExCo and Management Committee experience and contributes regularly to industry wide developments. He is Vice Chair of the Association of Financial Mutuals, a member of the PRA Practitioner Panel Insurance Sub-Committee, a member of the ABI Protection Board and a Board member for ILAG.
Stuart was appointed Vice-Chair of AFM in October 2019.